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USHR1379Intro
25%
Of inquiry requesting the President and directing the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to transmit, respectively, certain documents to the House of Representatives relating to the wait times for veterans to receive primary care, mental health care, and ...
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2022-11-22
Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 151.
USHB2250Engross
50%
Addresses the management and implementation of information technology projects and investments of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). Specifically, the bill prohibits the VA from obligating or expending funds for any major information technology...
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2022-11-17
Received in the Senate.
USHB5721Engross
50%
Addresses research activities of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), particularly those within the Veterans Health Administration (VHA). First, the bill provides statutory authority for the VHA's Office of Research and Development to serve veter...
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2022-11-17
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB3369Engross
50%
Designates the Department of Veterans Affairs medical center in Atlanta, Georgia, as the Joseph Maxwell Cleland Atlanta Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center or the Joseph Maxwell Cleland Atlanta VA Medical Center.
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2022-11-17
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB7277Engross
50%
Requires the Veterans Health Administration to carry out a plan to improve the methods by which the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) identifies health care providers that are not eligible to participate in the Veterans Community Care Program. The ...
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2022-11-17
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB7299Engross
50%
Requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to enter into an agreement with a federally funded research and development center to provide a cybersecurity assessment of at least 3, but no more than 10, high-impact VA information systems and the e...
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2022-11-17
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB4359Engross
50%
Designates the Department of Veterans Affairs Atlanta Regional Office in Georgia as the Senator Johnny Isakson Department of Veterans Affairs Atlanta Regional Office or the Isakson VA Atlanta Regional Office.
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2022-11-17
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB9337Intro
25%
To amend the USA PATRIOT Act to designate critical infrastructures, and for other purposes.
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2022-11-17
To House Homeland Security Committee
USHB4772Intro
25%
Modifies the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) clothing allowance policy for veterans who, due to a service-connected disability, wear a prosthetic, use an orthopedic appliance (e.g., a wheelchair), or use a prescription skin medication that the VA...
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2022-11-16
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USSR820Intro
25%
This resolution recognizes that the Reserve Organization of America is a respected advocate for national security and readiness and honors the role the organization has played in strengthening the strategic and operational role of the Reserve compone...
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2022-11-16
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6747; text: 9/29/2022 CR S5559)
USHR1475Intro
25%
Of inquiry requesting the President and directing the Secretary of Defense to transmit to the House of Representatives any record created on or after January 21, 2021, under the control of the President or the Secretary, respectively, that refers to ...
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2022-11-16
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB5481Engross
50%
Designates the community-based outpatient clinic of the Department of Veterans Affairs in Forest City, North Carolina, as the Master Sergeant Jerry K. Crump VA Clinic.
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2022-11-15
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB6722Engross
50%
Designates the community-based outpatient clinic of the Department of Veterans Affairs in French Camp, California, as the Richard A. Pittman VA Clinic.
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2022-11-15
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB6863Engross
50%
Designates the medical center of the Department of Veterans Affairs in Memphis, Tennessee, as the Lt. Col. Luke Weathers, Jr. VA Medical Center.
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2022-11-15
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB7903Engross
50%
Designates the community-based outpatient clinic of the Department of Veterans Affairs in Canton, Michigan, as the Major General Oliver W. Dillard VA Clinic.
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2022-11-15
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB7925Engross
50%
Designates the community-based outpatient clinic of the Department of Veterans Affairs in Palm Desert, California, as the Sy Kaplan VA Clinic.
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2022-11-15
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB7946Intro
25%
To provide benefits for noncitizen members of the Armed Forces, and for other purposes.
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2022-11-15
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 400.
USSR826Intro
25%
This resolution designates October 26, 2022, as the Day of the Deployed in honor of the deployed members of the Armed Forces and their families.
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2022-11-15
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6705; text: 10/11/2022 CR S6473)
USSR833Intro
25%
This resolution designates September 24-October 2, 2022, as Blue Star Welcome Week and expresses gratitude for the sacrifices made by service members, transitioning veterans, and their families.
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2022-11-15
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6705; text: CR S6699)
USSB2159Engross
50%
Designates the community-based outpatient clinic of the Department of Veterans Affairs in Middleburg, Florida, as the Andrew K. Baker Department of Veterans Affairs Clinic or the A.K. Baker VA Clinic.
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2022-11-14
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHR1467Intro
25%
Of inquiry requesting the President to transmit certain documents to the House of Representatives relating to the use of authorities, personnel, and capabilities of the intelligence community to conduct domestic activities unrelated to foreign intell...
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2022-11-14
To House Intelligence Committee
USHR1469Intro
25%
Of inquiry directing the Director of National Intelligence to transmit certain documents to the House of Representatives relating to the use of authorities, personnel, and capabilities of the intelligence community to conduct domestic activities unre...
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2022-11-14
To House Intelligence Committee
USHR1466Intro
25%
Of inquiry requesting the President to transmit certain documents to the House of Representatives relating to the investigation by the intelligence community into the origins of the COVID-19 virus.
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2022-11-14
To House Intelligence Committee
USHR1468Intro
25%
Of inquiry directing the Director of National Intelligence to transmit certain documents to the House of Representatives relating to the investigation by the intelligence community into the origins of the COVID-19 virus.
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2022-11-14
To House Intelligence Committee
USHB9290Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Defense (DOD) to develop and implement uniform standards applicable to its military criminal investigative organizations that establish processes and procedures for the handling of cold cases, specify the circumstances unde...
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2022-11-10
To House Armed Services Committee
USHR1460Intro
25%
This resolution honors the service and sacrifice of America's veterans.
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2022-11-10
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHR1459Intro
25%
This resolution recognizes the importance of the contributions and sacrifices made by veterans of the Korean War and Korean Defense Veterans.
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2022-11-10
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHR1458Intro
25%
This resolution recognizes and thanks the Marine Toys for Tots Foundation for its efforts to aid underserved children and celebrates the 75th anniversary of the Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Program.
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2022-11-10
To House Armed Services Committee
USHR1457Intro
25%
This resolution supports the goals and ideals of National Poppy Day and honors past and current members of the Armed Forces and their families.
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2022-11-10
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB9287Intro
25%
To amend titles 10 and 38, United States Code, to improve benefits and services for surviving spouses, and for other purposes.
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2022-11-10
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB9283Intro
25%
To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to report on the Warrior Training Advancement Course of the Veterans Benefits Administration.
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2022-11-10
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB9279Intro
25%
To amend title 10, United States Code, to authorize more enlisted members of the Armed Forces to attend the Naval Postgraduate School.
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2022-11-07
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB9262Intro
25%
Requires the Defense Acquisition University of the Department of Defense (DOD) to develop training curricula related to software acquisitions and cybersecurity software or hardware acquisitions and offer the training to applicable DOD contracting off...
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2022-11-03
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB3647Intro
25%
To improve the military justice system, and for other purposes.
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2022-11-01
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB3601Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Veterans Affairs to authorize physicians and other health care providers of the Veterans Health Administration to provide veterans with information about participating in state-approved marijuana programs if their state has...
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2022-11-01
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB8367Intro
25%
To authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2023 for intelligence and intelligence-related activities of the United States Government, the Community Management Account, and the Central Intelligence Agency Retirement and Disability System, and for oth...
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2022-10-31
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 392.
USHB1282Intro
25%
Provides that combat-disabled uniformed services retirees with fewer than 20 years of creditable service may concurrently receive, without reduction, veterans' disability compensation and retired pay or combat-related special compensation.
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2022-10-25
Assigned to the Consensus Calendar, Calendar No. 4.
USHB9117Intro
25%
Permanently extends the authority of the Department of Veterans Affairs to make grants for the transportation of highly rural veterans to health care facilities.
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2022-10-25
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB9237Intro
25%
Designates the community-based outpatient clinic of the Department of Veterans Affairs in Vallejo, California, as the Delphine Metcalf-Foster VA Clinic.
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2022-10-25
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB9081Intro
25%
To amend title 38, United States Code, to improve the benefits furnished by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to certain individuals who served in the forces of the Philippines and the Philippine Scouts.
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2022-10-25
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USHB9152Intro
25%
Authorizes the interment of a deceased military working dog in any open national cemetery under the control of the National Cemetery Administration.
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2022-10-25
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USHB9002Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to establish a pilot program to provide gynecologic cancer care coordination at the VA, including through the designation of a gynecologic cancer care coordinator.
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2022-10-24
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB9005Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to implement, as part of the Veterans Community Care Program, a pilot program under which the VA may enter into agreements with certain private organizations to provide telehealth, virtual training too...
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2022-10-24
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB9126Intro
25%
To amend title 38, United States Code, to improve the rate of payments provided by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs for beneficiary travel.
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2022-10-24
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB9091Intro
25%
To authorize the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to carry out an information technology system to manage supply chains for medical facilities of Department of Veterans Affairs.
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2022-10-24
To House Technology Modernization Subcommittee
USHB9208Intro
25%
To provide for the establishment of a pilot program to encourage the employment of veterans in manufacturing positions, and for other purposes.
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2022-10-21
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB4337Intro
25%
A bill to amend title 5, United States Code, to authorize the appointment of spouses of members of the Armed Forces who are on active duty, disabled, or deceased to positions in which the spouses will work remotely.
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2022-10-18
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 528.
USSB1198PassThis act permanently authorizes and expands the Solid Start program, which is an outreach program for veterans in their first year of separation from the military. Specifically, the act requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to coordinate w...
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2022-10-17
Became Public Law No: 117-205.
USSB2771PassThis act designates the community-based outpatient clinic of the Department of Veterans Affairs in San Angelo, Texas, as the Colonel Charles and JoAnne Powell Department of Veterans Affairs Clinic or the Colonel Charles and JoAnne Powell VA Clinic.
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2022-10-17
Became Public Law No: 117-208.
USSB2794PassIncreases from $400,000 to $500,000 the maximum coverage amount for members (or former members) of a uniformed service under the Servicemembers' Group Life Insurance program and the Veterans' Group Life Insurance program.
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2022-10-17
Became Public Law No: 117-209.
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